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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Location: Kansas City
  • $ Salary: US$59 - US$62 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: United States, Power & Renewables
  • Contact: Jennifer Appelhans
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: 4/10/2023
  • Expiry Date: 22 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -032023-478075

Senior Electrical Engineer

Kansas City, MO

Contract to hire


Responsible for developing, reviewing and/or approving Electrical Engineering Design change packages and calculations in support of maintenance or capital projects at a nuclear power facility.


  • Conceives, plans, and coordinates investigations of considerable scope and complexity with unique or controversial problems which have a major effect on company projects and programs.
  • Initiates and maintains extensive contacts with key individuals of other organizations, requiring skill in persuasion and negotiation of critical issues.
  • This position is responsible for being a specialist and is considered an authority for the company in an area of technical responsibility.
  • Provide leadership, guidance, and instruction to less experienced staff members.
  • Provide advanced technical advice to staff.
  • Assist with supervision of staff on major projects.
  • Regularly meets and corresponds with clients or outside personnel.
  • Oversee a project team of 1 to 4 engineers, designers, and CADD personnel.
  • Verify and/or perform all design calculations.
  • Interface with clients on schedules, contracts, estimates, the scope of work requirements, etc.
  • Attend/conduct all required meetings throughout the project duration.


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from an accredited program.
  • Minimum 7 years of related experience in the nuclear industry (completion of a master's degree in a related field may be substituted for one year of experience).
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Previous nuclear operating plant experience preferred.
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer.
  • Knowledge of 10CFR50.59 process.
  • Nuclear Modification, Engineering Change Package Experience.
  • Equipment and System Design Experience.
  • Experienced in design reviews and design reviews preparation.

*The anticipated hourly rate for this position is between $59-62 USD. We encourage candidates of all levels to apply as there may be flexibility on final job title and responsibilities. The salary offer will be based on a variety of factors, including experience, qualifications, internal equity, etc.